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Day and Night World Map

The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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Position of the Sun

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' South, Longitude: 110° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.47 meters/second, 1628.9 km/hour, 1012.2 miles/hour or 879.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.87 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.87 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.7"1012.08 miwest0° 00' 51.4"0.98 minorth1012.11 mi
24 hours0° 00' 45.2"0.85 miwest0° 20' 39.9"23.68 minorth23.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 57' North, Longitude: 58° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.24 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.45 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"986.94 miwest0° 09' 28.1"10.85 minorth986.73 mi
24 hours11° 15' 30.2"764.68 mieast3° 29' 00.3"239.47 minorth796.56 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Thu 2:34 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmSouth S
AdamstownThu 11:34 AM2492 km1548 miles1345 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsThu 1:34 PM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaThu 2:34 PM3609 km2242 miles1949 nmEast E
GuatemalaThu 1:34 PM3726 km2315 miles2012 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 1:34 PM3735 km2321 miles2017 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 1:34 PM3762 km2337 miles2031 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoThu 2:34 PM3767 km2341 miles2034 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaThu 1:34 PM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 1:34 PM3829 km2379 miles2067 nmNortheast NE
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